Y.Dado was born "Quinton Bethel", in 1985 at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, FL. Dado has had a passion for music since a very young age. At the age of 9, he started writing his first raps.
As a teenager he began to perform at school talent shows, and later formed a group with two childhood friends. As the years passed, Dado moved to Atlanta GA, and began to revive that dream of a rap/recording artist.
In 2008 Dado created a label of his own, "Soufbound, Inc." He has put his time, money, sweat and tears into building his label.
In January of 2013, Dado dropped his first official mixtape: "Dis Kuld Be An Album", followed by "Grindin' Wit A Purpose (G.W.A.P), November 2014.